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XII Corps


From To Nation Subordinate
05-Jun-1940 27-Nov-1940 British 1 London Infantry Division
05-Jun-1940 04-Nov-1940 British 45 (Wessex) Infantry Division
04-Jul-1940 12-Jul-1940 British 1 Armoured Division
06-Sep-1940 31-Oct-1940 ? New Zealand HQ 2 New Zealand Expeditionary Force (United Kingdom)
01-Nov-1940 03-Apr-1942 British 44 (Home Counties) Infantry Division
06-Nov-1940 24-Jun-1944 British 43 (Wessex) Infantry Division
09-Nov-1940 15-Jan-1941 British West Sussex County Division
18-Nov-1940 14-Nov-1941 British 56 (London) Infantry Division
14-Nov-1941 15-Aug-1942 British 46 (West Riding) Infantry Division
08-Apr-1942 29-Jun-1944 British 53 (Welsh) Infantry Division
29-Apr-1942 12-Aug-1942 British 11 Armoured Division
03-Dec-1942 22-Mar-1943 British 3 Infantry Division
22-Mar-1943 03-Jul-1944 British 59 (Staffordshire) Infantry Division
20-May-1943 06-Jun-1943 British 38 (Welsh) Infantry Division
19-Jun-1944 27-Jun-1944 British Guards Armoured Division
04-Jul-1944 13-Jul-1944 British Guards Armoured Division
11-Jul-1944 13-Jul-1944 British 59 (Staffordshire) Infantry Division
13-Jul-1944 16-Jul-1944 British 11 Armoured Division
13-Jul-1944 28-Jul-1944 British 43 (Wessex) Infantry Division
13-Jul-1944 31-Oct-1944 British 53 (Welsh) Infantry Division
24-Jul-1944 20-Aug-1944 British 59 (Staffordshire) Infantry Division
27-Jul-1944 29-Jul-1944 British 11 Armoured Division
14-Aug-1944 04-Oct-1944 British 15 (Scottish) Infantry Division
29-Aug-1944 06-Oct-1944 British 7 Armoured Division
09-Sep-1944 28-Sep-1944 British 49 (West Riding) Infantry Division
30-Sep-1944 07-Oct-1944 British 51 (Highland) Infantry Division
17-Oct-1944 07-Nov-1944 British 7 Armoured Division
18-Oct-1944 24-Nov-1944 British 51 (Highland) Infantry Division
24-Oct-1944 31-Oct-1944 British 15 (Scottish) Infantry Division
09-Nov-1944 17-Dec-1944 British 53 (Welsh) Infantry Division
10-Nov-1944 02-Dec-1944 British 7 Armoured Division
12-Dec-1944 05-Feb-1945 British 7 Armoured Division
13-Dec-1944 20-Dec-1944 British Guards Armoured Division
13-Dec-1944 20-Dec-1944 British 43 (Wessex) Infantry Division
13-Dec-1944 04-Feb-1945 British 52 (Lowland) Infantry Division
27-Dec-1944 30-Jan-1945 British 43 (Wessex) Infantry Division
08-Feb-1945 17-Feb-1945 British 11 Armoured Division
09-Feb-1945 23-Feb-1945 British 3 Infantry Division Joslen has XIII Corps which must be a mistake. Have assumed XII Corps instead.
18-Feb-1945 01-Jun-1945 British 53 (Welsh) Infantry Division
21-Feb-1945 29-May-1945 British 7 Armoured Division
07-Mar-1945 04-Apr-1945 British 15 (Scottish) Infantry Division
20-Mar-1945 19-Apr-1945 British 52 (Lowland) Infantry Division
09-Apr-1945 17-Apr-1945 British 3 Infantry Division
16-Apr-1945 27-Apr-1945 British Guards Armoured Division


From To Nation Subordinate
11-Jun-1940 11-Oct-1940 British 1 Motor Machine Gun Brigade
02-Aug-1940 08-Nov-1940 British 29 Infantry Brigade
12-Oct-1940 08-Nov-1940 British 26 Armoured Brigade
19-Oct-1940 08-Nov-1940 British 201 Independent Infantry Brigade (Home)
01-Mar-1941 16-Mar-1941 British 1 Army Tank Brigade
27-Oct-1941 31-May-1942 British 25 Army Tank Brigade
10-Sep-1943 20-Dec-1943 British 31 Army Tank Brigade
10-Sep-1943 16-Sep-1943 British 34 Army Tank Brigade
20-Jan-1944 30-Jan-1944 British 31 Army Tank Brigade
22-Jan-1944 15-Jun-1944 British 34 Army Tank Brigade
25-Jun-1944 27-Jun-1944 British 32 Infantry Brigade (Guards)
09-Jul-1944 02-Sep-1944 British 34 Army Tank Brigade
26-Jul-1944 05-Aug-1944 British 31 Army Tank Brigade
12-Aug-1944 21-Aug-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
21-Aug-1944 31-Aug-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
02-Sep-1944 04-Sep-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
13-Sep-1944 18-Sep-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
09-Oct-1944 17-Oct-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
09-Oct-1944 14-Oct-1944 British 157 Infantry Brigade
18-Oct-1944 27-Nov-1944 British 33 Armoured Brigade
18-Oct-1944 29-Oct-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
20-Oct-1944 17-Dec-1944 British 6 Guards Tank Brigade
09-Nov-1944 18-Nov-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
25-Nov-1944 13-Dec-1944 British 4 Armoured Brigade
30-Nov-1944 26-Dec-1944 British 34 Army Tank Brigade
13-Dec-1944 01-Feb-1945 British 8 Armoured Brigade
20-Dec-1944 21-Dec-1944 British 6 Guards Tank Brigade
27-Dec-1944 11-Jun-1945 British 214 Infantry Brigade
28-Dec-1944 30-Jan-1945 British 6 Guards Tank Brigade
09-Mar-1945 24-Mar-1945 British 4 Armoured Brigade
12-Mar-1945 28-Mar-1945 British 115 Infantry Brigade
10-Apr-1945 12-Apr-1945 British 4 Armoured Brigade
28-Apr-1945 31-Aug-1945 British 4 Armoured Brigade
22-May-1945 31-May-1945 British 34 Armoured Brigade


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